THE CHANCELLERY OF
H.R.H. PRINCESS KATARINA IN THE VISIT
Her Royal Highness Princess Katarina visited today
Institute for oncology and radiology in Pasterova St., together with Mrs.
Lynn Montgomery, wife of the American Ambassador.
Katarina visited first child oncology ward where she delivered clothes, toys
and candies to little patients.
On that occasion, violinists Julian Rahlin from
Lithuania and Dragan Radosavljević-Loford, participants of tomorrow’s
humanitarian concert at Sava Center whose income will be donated to the
Institute for oncology and radiology, played a short concert for the
Princess Katarina and management of the hospital
visited afterwards the new child oncology ward that will be open soon. The
construction of this ward is financed by donations collected at the “Dream
Ball”, organized by Mrs. Montgomery.
Talking with director of the hospital Prof. Dr.
Borojević and his associates, Princess Katarina expressed her support
to the health workers that work in very difficult conditions and emphasized
her willingness to help them in their noble endeavors as much as she can.
“In my long-standing humanitarian work I have seen
big tragedies and tragic destinies, but every time I am deeply touched by
seeing children struck by illness. Help we deliver today is symbolic but I
know that sometimes kind word and attention can be of great help to the one
in trouble”, emphasized Princess Katarina.
Director Borojević expressed his gratitude to
Princess Katarina for the care and effort she puts in her everyday
humanitarian activities, as well as for the help that Foundation of Princess
Katarina delivered today.
Belgrade, January 14, 2002.
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